February 21, 2019 General Info

Apartments Offering Free Rent & Rent Concessions

Trying to find an apartment offering free rent? Did you even know that was a thing? Well, for these properties offering deals, some including free rent, it most certainly is! These Chicago apartments are offering renters great incentives to move in today. See the buildings that are making offers this season below.

rooftop terrace at 420 E Ohio apartments in Streeterville Chicago

420 E Ohio Apartments | Streeterville

Live near the lake in this Streeterville apartment building and get 6 weeks of free rent on select convertible 1 bedroom apartments and 2 bedroom apartments. Renters can also get 2 weeks rent-free on JR 1 bedrooms.

Columbus Plaza Apartments | Lakeshore East

New renters can get a 1/2 month of free rent when they sign a 12-month lease at this apartment building near the Chicago Riverwalk and Millennium Park. Select units at this Lakeshore East apartment building are also offering 1 entire month of free rent.

Kenect apartments for rent in River West, Chicago

Kenect Apartments | River West

Apartments at this modern River West development can come with a range of incentives for renters who sign a 12-month lease. Signing incentives start at $1,000 and range up to $2,500 off depending on the apartment type.

LINEA Apartments | The Loop

Get 1 month of free rent for 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments and 3 bedroom apartments at this Loop building. Renters who sign a lease for a convertible or studio apartment can get $1,500 credit on their apartment rental in this building that boasts eye-catching modern design. Renters agree that the indoor/outdoor pool on the rooftop is one of the best spots to unwind in the heart of downtown Chicago.

rooftop pool on Niche 905 River North Chicago apartments for rent

Niche 905 | River North

This River North apartment building is offering 1 month of free rent on all available units for renters who sign a lease for at least 12 months. This swanky apartment building in River North is known for its spa-like amenities and great views of the city's skyline.

interior of apartment for rent in The Lofts at Roosevelt Collection, South Loop, Chicago

The Lofts at Roosevelt Collection | South Loop

If prospective renters turn in their rental application within 48 hours of taking a tour, this South Loop apartment building will credit back the $500 admin fee. As a bonus, these South Loop apartments will throw in 1 year of free internet and a $500 Visa gift card. That will make it convenient to visit the shops that are right downstairs from these loft apartments.

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Photos courtesy of 420 E Ohio, Aston Chicago, Columbus Plaza, Lakeview 3200, LINEA Apartments and The Van Buren